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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am David Biedenbender: Refraction: Kyrie for Machaut and Part
Akropolis Reed Quintet
Innova 969 Buy now
12:07 am John Luther Adams: Canticles of the Holy Wind: Dream of the Hermit Thrush
The Crossing / Donald Nally
John Grecia, piano
Cantaloupe 21131 Buy now
12:13 am Michael Ippolito: String Quartet No. 3 "Songlines"
Attacca Quartet
Azica 71313 Buy now
12:26 am Anonymous: Arise, to the Glory of God
Trio Mediaeval
Arve Henriksen, trumpet
ECM 2520 Buy now
12:27 am Thuridur Fridriksdottir: Let them sound loud and clear
Trio Mediaeval
Arve Henriksen, trumpet
ECM 2520 Buy now
12:30 am Osvaldo Golijov: Azul
The Knights
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Warner 87521 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Divertimento No. 1: 2nd movement
Auer Quartet
Lajos Lencses, oboe
Hanssler 98277 Buy now
1:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 15
Ebene Quartet
European Broadcasting Union Recording Buy now
1:35 am Alexandre Tansman: Cavatina: Scherzino and Danza Pomposa
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 54853 Buy now
1:42 am Frederick Delius: Brigg Fair
BBC Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Davis
Teldec 90845 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Johann Ernst Rieck: Suite of Dances No. 6
Cypres 1633 Buy now
2:06 am Ernest Farrar: English Pastoral Impressions
Philharmonia Orchestra / Alasdair Mitchell
Chandos 9586 Buy now
2:22 am James Sutcliffe: Gymnopedie
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra / Howard Hanson
Mercury 434347 Buy now
2:27 am Deems Taylor: Through the Looking Glass
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3099 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 1: Villanella
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80309 Buy now
3:06 am Bernhard Crusell: Variations on a Swedish Air
English Chamber Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Emma Johnson, clarinet
ASV 585 Buy now
3:19 am Edward MacDowell: Piano Concerto No. 1
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Freeman
Donna Amato, piano
Archduke 1 Buy now
3:46 am Robert Volkmann: Serenade No. 2
German Chamber Academy / Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999159 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Miguel del Aguila: Salon Buenos Aires: Samba
Camerata San Antonio
Bridge 9302 Buy now
4:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 61 "Fifths"
Amadeus Quartet
DG 415867 Buy now
4:27 am Peteris Vasks: Lauda
I Fiamminghi / Rudolf Werthen
Telarc 80457 Buy now
4:46 am Catrin Finch: Celtic Concerto
Sinfonia Cymru / John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Jean Francaix: Octet: 2nd movement
Gaudier Ensemble
Hyperion 67036 Buy now
5:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 3
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
Ramin Bahrami, piano
London/Decca 4782956 Buy now
5:22 am Pablo de Sarasate: Introduction and Caprice-Jota
Navarra Symphony Orchestra / Ernest Martinez Izquierdo
Tianwa Yang, violin
Naxos 572275 Buy now
5:30 am Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 2 "La notte" ("The Night")
Europa Galante / Fabio Biondi
Lorenzo Cavasanti, recorder
Virgin 45424 Buy now
5:39 am Felicien David: Autumn Soiree No. 5
Limoges Baroque Ensemble
Laborie 11 Buy now
5:50 am Carl Maria von Weber: Invitation to the Dance
Cleveland Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 430201 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Anna Singer
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Vincenzo Bellini: I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Capulets and Montagues): Sinfonia
Orchestra of St. Cecilia / Myung-Whun Chung
DG 471566 Buy now
10:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto alla rustica (Rustic Concerto)
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Simon Standage, violin
Archiv 415674 Buy now
10:10 am Franz Schubert: Overture "In the Italian Style"
Vienna Philharmonic / Istvan Kertesz
London/Decca 430773 Buy now
10:20 am Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Richard Studt
Naxos 553106 Buy now
10:40 am Johann Christian Bach: Symphony Concertante No. 4
Academy of Ancient Music / Simon Standage
Chandos 540 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Joseph Martin Kraus: Symphony: Larghetto
Swedish Chamber Orchestra / Petter Sundkvist
Naxos 555305 Buy now
11:06 am Richard Strauss: Duet-Concertino
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy
Dimitri Ashkenazy, clarinet
London/Decca 436415 Buy now
11:26 am Traditional Faroese: Staedelil
Danish String Quartet
ECM 2550 Buy now
11:31 am Hector Berlioz: Beatrice and Benedict: Overture
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
EMI 73338 Buy now
11:40 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Double Keyboard Concerto
Anderson & Roe Piano Duo
Steinway & Sons 30033 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm William Byrd: Pavane and Gigue
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Naxos 572050 Buy now
12:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Quintet
Frank Lloyd, horn
Virgin 91074 Buy now
12:23 pm Emil Waldteufel: Estudiantina
Salon Orchestra of Cologne
RCA 69295 Buy now
12:32 pm Felix Godefroid: Carnaval de Venise
Catrin Finch, harp
Sain 2280 Buy now
12:44 pm Antonin Dvorak: Scherzo Capriccioso
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8453 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Juan Arriaga: Symphony: Finale
Algarve Orchestra / Alvaro Cassuto
Naxos 557207 Buy now
1:06 pm Peter Hope: Momentum Suite
Northern Sinfonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 555070 Buy now
1:18 pm Mauro Giuliani: Variations on a Theme by Handel
Lars Hannibal, guitar
EMI 55573 Buy now
1:29 pm Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Paris Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Khatia Buniatishvili, piano
Sony 97129 Buy now
 2 PM
Afternoon Classics
2:01 pm Carl Stamitz: Concerto for Viola and Orchestra: Finale
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Helmut Muller-Bruhl
Wolfram Christ, viola
Schwann 11060 Buy now
2:06 pm Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1
Philharmonia Orchestra / Charles Groves
Denon 73534 Buy now
2:13 pm Carl Orff: Little Concerto
Mainz Wind Ensemble / Klaus Rainer Scholl
Wergo 6174 Buy now
2:28 pm Aram Khachaturian: Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Russian National Orchestra / Alexander Vedernikov
PentaTone 32 Buy now
2:39 pm Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Flute Concerto
CBC Vancouver Orchestra / Mario Bernardi
Robert Aitken, flute
CBC 5177 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 3: Gavottes
Ivo Pogorelich, piano
DG 415480 Buy now
3:06 pm Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 61226 Buy now
3:23 pm Johannes Brahms: German Requiem: Wie lieblich (How lovely are thy dwelling places)
MDR Radio Chorus Leipzig / Marin Alsop
Naxos 572996 Buy now
3:30 pm Jean-Baptiste Lully: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme: Suite
Tempesta di Mare / Gwyn Roberts/Richard Stone
Chandos 805 Buy now
3:50 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 16
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 68029 Buy now
 4 PM
4:01 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 1: 2nd movement
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Marc Soustrot
Naxos 573138 Buy now
4:06 pm Jean Sibelius: Finlandia
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / Pietari Inkinen
Naxos 572705 Buy now
4:16 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Il Cimento: Violin Concerto No. 11
I Musici
Federico Agostini, violin
Philips 422386 Buy now
4:31 pm Jaromir Weinberger: Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka and Fugue
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80115 Buy now
4:41 pm Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Columbia (Caprice Americain)
Philip Martin, piano
Hyperion 66459 Buy now
4:48 pm George Frideric Handel: Water Music Suite No. 1
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
Reference 2101 Buy now
 5 PM
5:01 pm William Lawes: Harp Consort No. 3
Les Voix Humaines
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2372 Buy now
5:06 pm Claude Debussy: Images for Orchestra: Iberia: On Highways and Byways
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 425502 Buy now
5:14 pm James Horner: Legends of the Fall: The Ludlows
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / David Arnold
Mercury 4812810 Buy now
5:22 pm Antonio Rosetti: Horn Concerto
Kurpfalz Chamber Orchestra / Johannes Moesus
Sarah Willis, horn
CPO 777288 Buy now
5:38 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 6: Gavotte
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 63203 Buy now
5:43 pm Gabriel Faure: Masques and Bergamasques
Northern Sinfonia of England / Jean-Bernard Pommier
Virgin 91467 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 8: 3rd movement
Vienna Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 57445 Buy now
6:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Waltz
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 436658 Buy now
6:13 pm Francisco Tarrega: Las Dos Hermanitas (Two Sisters)
Celedonio Romero, guitar
Delos 1004 Buy now
6:18 pm Robert Schumann: Piano Concerto: 1st movement
Saint Cecilia Orchestra / Antonio Pappano
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 4795327 Buy now
6:34 pm Johann Christian Bach: Viola Concerto
Double Sens
Nemanja Radulovic, viola
DG 4795933 Buy now
6:46 pm Richard Wagner: Rienzi: Overture
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
Seraphim 73299 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Tarquinio Merula: Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4641 Buy now
7:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 5
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 422501 Buy now
7:13 pm Francois Couperin: Les Baricades Misterieuses (Mysterious Barricades)
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2378 Buy now
7:18 pm Christoph Gluck: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Philharmonia Virtuosi / Richard Kapp
Hubert Laws, flute
Sony 37216 Buy now
7:28 pm Francis Poulenc: Perpetual Motion Pieces
Aleck Karis, piano
Bridge 9459 Buy now
7:35 pm Claude Debussy: La Mer (The Sea)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 7031 Buy now
 8 PM
8:01 pm Richard Strauss: Sonatina No. 2 "Happy Workshop": 2nd movement
Netherlands Wind Ensemble / Edo de Waart
Philips 438733 Buy now
8:06 pm John Williams: The Cowboys Overture
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 420178 Buy now
8:16 pm Dmitri Kabalevsky: The Comedians
San Diego Chamber Orchestra / Donald Barra
Koch 7042 Buy now
8:32 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Various Instruments
Academy of Ancient Music / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907230 Buy now
8:44 pm Peggy Glanville-Hicks: Etruscan Concerto
Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies
Keith Jarrett, piano
MusicMasters 67089 Buy now
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Music of London, Part I - Join Bill for a two-week musical history tour of London. We will listen to medieval chant, folksongs, court composers and more.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Aram Khachaturian: Gayane: Lullaby
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8542 Buy now
10:06 pm Manuel Ponce: Estrellita (My little star)
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 31979 Buy now
10:08 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Trio No. 22
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 432061 Buy now
10:24 pm Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Colin Davis
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 42663 Buy now
10:50 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: The Gadfly: Barrel Organ Waltz
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
EMI 49043 Buy now
10:52 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: The Gadfly: Romance
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
EMI 49043 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Alan Hovhaness: Prayer of Saint Gregory
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra / Richard Auldon Clark
Chris Gekker, trumpet
Koch 7311 Buy now
11:06 pm Eric Whitacre: Cloudburst
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Stephen Betteridge, piano
Hyperion 67543 Buy now
11:16 pm Johannes Brahms: String Quartet No. 3
Emerson String Quartet
DG 8718 Buy now
11:51 pm Robert de Visee: Chaconne
Rolf Lislevand, theorbo
ECM 2288 Buy now

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